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The Resource Social futures, global visions, edited by Cynthia Hewitt de Alcántara

Social futures, global visions, edited by Cynthia Hewitt de Alcántara

Label
Social futures, global visions
Title
Social futures, global visions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Cynthia Hewitt de Alcántara
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
HN17.5
LC item number
.S594 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hewitt de Alcántara, Cynthia
Series statement
Development and change.
Series volume
27:2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social prediction
  • Social change
  • Social history
Label
Social futures, global visions, edited by Cynthia Hewitt de Alcántara
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / Dharam Ghai -- Introduction / Cynthia Hewitt de Alcátara -- Economic opportunity, civil society and political liberty / Ralf Dahrendorf -- Palace fundamentalism and liberal democracy: oil, arms and irrationality / Fatema Mernissi -- The future of the state / Eric Hobsbawm -- The national question in Africa: internal imperatives / Wole Soyinka -- Positive aspects of Community and the dangers of fragmentation / Amitai Etzioni -- The perils of utopia: the Russian intelligentsia under communism and perestroika / Tatyana Tolstaya -- The debate on economic and social security in the late eighteenth century: lessons of a road not taken / Emma Rothschild -- Traditional co-operatives in modern japan: rethinking alternatives to cosmopolitanism and nativism / Tetsuo Najita -- Affluence, poverty, and the idea of a post-scarcity society / Anthony Giddens -- On the social costs of modernization: social disintegration, atomie/anomie and social development / Johan Galtung
Control code
DCLC967826-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9780631202295
Lccn
96007826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Social futures, global visions, edited by Cynthia Hewitt de Alcántara
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / Dharam Ghai -- Introduction / Cynthia Hewitt de Alcátara -- Economic opportunity, civil society and political liberty / Ralf Dahrendorf -- Palace fundamentalism and liberal democracy: oil, arms and irrationality / Fatema Mernissi -- The future of the state / Eric Hobsbawm -- The national question in Africa: internal imperatives / Wole Soyinka -- Positive aspects of Community and the dangers of fragmentation / Amitai Etzioni -- The perils of utopia: the Russian intelligentsia under communism and perestroika / Tatyana Tolstaya -- The debate on economic and social security in the late eighteenth century: lessons of a road not taken / Emma Rothschild -- Traditional co-operatives in modern japan: rethinking alternatives to cosmopolitanism and nativism / Tetsuo Najita -- Affluence, poverty, and the idea of a post-scarcity society / Anthony Giddens -- On the social costs of modernization: social disintegration, atomie/anomie and social development / Johan Galtung
Control code
DCLC967826-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9780631202295
Lccn
96007826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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